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Saturday, July 30

Win Tix: San FranDisco: Epic NuDisco Music Festival with Giorgio Moroder | The Midway
Saturday, July 30 – 9:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Midway
SanFranDisco is a tribute to both the nostalgic 70’s roots and the thrilling rebirth of nudisco – a once in a lifetime lineup of over 15 legendary producers, live bands, and cutting edge nu-disco DJs on two Funktion One sound systems and two outdoor HUSHcast ...
Win Tix: “BoatCrash” Magic School for Wizard People | The Booksmith
Saturday, July 30 – 10:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Booksmith
If you grew up anxiously waiting in line for hours and hours for the next book about a certain not-yet-man magic person with a certain shape-shaped scar on his face, then this Boat Crash: Nocturnal Emissions Edition event may just be for you. Get Tickets – ...

Sunday, July 31

The 2016 San Francisco Marathon | Best Viewing Locations
Sunday, July 31 – 5:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free to watch and cheer
| Sports Basement (Presidio)
The 2016 San Francisco Marathon | Best Viewing Locations
See your favorite runner or cheer all of them on as they get closer to the finish line of the San Francisco Marathon on Sunday, July 31, 2016 which starts at (gulp) 5:30 am. The annual Health & Fitness Expo takes place on Friday and Saturday, ...
$1.31 Ice Cream Scoop Day | Baskin Robbins
$1.31 Ice Cream Scoop Day | Baskin Robbins

Make every 31st the sweetest day of the month as Baskin Robbins celebrate their favorite number with scoops for $1.31 and two-scoop sundaes for $3.31. Stop by Baskin-Robbins on the 31st of January, March, May, July, August, October, and December as well for $1.31 scoops and $3.31 ...

Artists Guild of San Francisco: Oldest Outdoor Art Collective | Yerba Buena Gardens
Sunday, July 31 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Yerba Buena Gardens (Jessie Square)
Artists Guild of San Francisco: Oldest Outdoor Art Collective | Yerba Buena Gardens
The Artists Guild of San Francisco is the oldest outdoor art collective in the country. Guild artists speak directly with the public about their artwork, explaining technical details, creative decisions, and other aspects of producing a painting or sculpture.
Harry Potter: Pajama Party & Breakfast | SF
Sunday, July 31 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Folio Books
Harry Potter: Pajama Party & Breakfast | SF
Welcome back your favorite wizard with an early morning pajama party. They’ll be serving up breakfast treats, Hogwarts-worthy activities, and, of course, copies of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I & II, the latest installment in the beloved series. Pajamas not strictly required, but ...
2016 Berkeley Kite Festival & Championships
2016 Berkeley Kite Festival & Championships

Kites aren’t just for kids any more. Experience the artistry of modern kite flying at the 31st Annual Berkeley Kite Festival & West Coast Kite Championships. You’ll find something for everyone, from the giant creature kites as big as houses, to the free kite making and ...

Treasure Island Flea
Sunday, July 31 – All Day | Cost: $3 | Great Lawn
Treasure Island Flea

The Treasure Island Flea is a modern urban market for 20,000+ each month that houses around 400 curated vendors selling originally-made and designed items, artists, and antique/vintage collectors. Plus there’s typically 15+ food trucks, live local music, workshops, kids games, and bars with seasonal cocktails and local ...

Win Tix: Yelp’s “The Grape Escape” Wine Tasting Celebration | Sonoma
Sunday, July 31 – 10:00 am | Cost: WIN | Buena Vista Winery
Sure, the summer is packed with outdoor concerts, camping trips, and so much sun you just can’t handle it. You know what you really need? A getaway from all these getaways. That’s where The Grape Escape comes in. > Get Tickets – $20.00 This tour through majestic Sonoma ...
2016 Kinky “Up Your Alley” Fair | SoMa
Sunday, July 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but a donations are requested.
| Dore Alley
2016 Kinky
This is no indie hipster fair with hand-knit scarves and folk music… Located in front of the legendary Powerhouse bar, nearly 15,000 fellow leather men and fetish enthusiasts engage in BDSM play at over 50 adult vendors at the 2016 Up Your Alley Fair. Spanking, punching, whips ...
Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Sunday, July 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | County Fair Building
Vintage Paper Fair | Golden Gate Park
Please note, due to Outside Lands Music Festival, the date has been moved to July 31st.
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF
Sunday, July 31 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission, but bring money for food, drinks and some entertainment.
| Main Post Lawn
Off the Grid: Presidio Picnic & Food Truck Party | SF

Off the Grid hosts a full season of Picnic at the Presidio from 11 am to 4 pm every Sunday through the fall at the Main Parade Ground Lawn. Get ready for yummy offerings available for purchase from San Francisco’s favorite eateries and food trucks, a lively atmosphere and ...

Braunch Party: Free Family-Friendly Activities, Food and Drinks | Oakland
Sunday, July 31 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required. Bring cash for special deals.
| Spice Monkey Restaurant
Braunch Party: Free Family-Friendly Activities, Food and Drinks | Oakland
Shift Local invites you to party in Oakland with awesome, open-minded and forward-thinking neighbors in the Bay Area to benefit DreamCatcher – a safe place for at-risk youth – a program by Alameda Family Services. Celebrate the unity in community. This is all-inclusive, diverse and family-friendly. ...
19th Annual Progressive Festival | Petaluma
Sunday, July 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | Walnut Park
19th Annual Progressive Festival | Petaluma
Activists from all over Northern California join forces to help fight for social change at the annual Progressive Festival in Petaluma. Expect speeches on a variety of social causes, live music and informational booths/tables by many social justice, environmental, labor, and community organizations. 19th Annual Petaluma Progressive Festival Sunday, July 31, 2016 ...
2016 Porchfest: 50+ Historic Porches, Live Music & Food Trucks | Napa
Sunday, July 31 – All Day | Cost: FREE | All Over Napa
2016 Porchfest: 50+ Historic Porches, Live Music & Food Trucks | Napa
Out of the garage and onto the porch, the annual Napa Porchfest is here with free, live music on over 50 porches in historic neighborhoods of Napa. Porches have been selected and matched up with local bands ranging in styles from indie, bluegrass, New Wave pop, surf ...
Pokemon Go Toy Drive | Oakland
Sunday, July 31 – 12:30 pm | Cost: FREE | EndGame
Pokemon Go Toy Drive | Oakland
Pokemon Go has been sweeping the world getting hundreds of thousands of people out, interacting with, and making new friends. There are groups doing dog walks while they play, people downloading apps that donate per mile walked, and people dropping lures around children’s hospitals. They ...
The Great San Francisco Hike: 5 Year Anniversary | SF
Sunday, July 31 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Parnassus & Willard
The Great San Francisco Hike:  5 Year Anniversary | SF
Come celebrate the anniversary of the fantastic San Francisco group hikes led by Jill Katz with a challenging but casual 6 mile hike exploring some amazing peaks, and then celebrate with tasty beverages. The Great San Francisco Hike “Hike It Up” 5-Year Anniversary Sunday, July 31, 2016 | 1-4 pm Meeting ...
Oakland Municipal Band Concerts at the Lake | 2016 Season
Sunday, July 31 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Lake Merritt Pergola
Oakland Municipal Band Concerts at the Lake | 2016 Season

The 105th concert season of free performances by the Oakland Municipal Band kicks off on with a July 4th concert and continues on Sundays throughout the summer. The 35 piece all professional band is led by music director Troy Davis in what has become a significant ...

Free Golden Gate Park Band Sunday Concert | SF
Sunday, July 31 – 1:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Spreckels Temple of Music
Free Golden Gate Park Band Sunday Concert | SF

The Golden Gate Park Band, under the direction of Michael L. Wirgler, presents the 134th season in Golden Gate Park’s music concourse. The weekly concerts take place most Sundays at 1 pm and are free and open to the public. All concerts feature music of specific ...

San Francisco Ballet: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival
Sunday, July 31 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Stern Grove
San Francisco Ballet: Outdoor Concert | Stern Grove Festival
The incomparable San Francisco Ballet returns to Stern Grove Festival in the company’s only Bay Area summer appearance. Led by Artistic Director, Helgi Tomasson, the Company performs selections from their current repertory, with the GRAMMY-winning San Francisco Ballet Orchestra and conductor Martin West. San Francisco Ballet ...
Rock Concert: The Mystery Lights | Amoeba SF
Sunday, July 31 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Amoeba Music (SF)
Rock Concert: The Mystery Lights | Amoeba SF
The Mystery Lights celebrates their new self-titled album with a live set and signing at Amoeba San Francisco. They are the inaugural release from Wick Records – the new rock imprint from our friends at Daptone. Playing live at the Rickshaw Stop July 31st. In an era ...
2016 Fiestas Fridas: Poetry Slam & Conga Drumming | Mission Dist.
Sunday, July 31 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | D'Maize Restaurant
2016 Fiestas Fridas: Poetry Slam & Conga Drumming | Mission Dist.

Celebrate the 109th birthday of Frida Kahlo and her love affair with San Francisco during a week of Fiestas Fridas taking place at locations throughout the Mission District. Oh and wear flowers in your hair. There will be a new documentary about Frida Kahlo from Mexico, a ...

Shakespeare’s “The Tempest” in the Park | Berkeley
Sunday, July 31 – 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE | John Hinkel Park
Shakespeare's

The Tempest is a play that investigates the destiny of theatre as it pushes theatricality to the limits, inviting the audience to abandon themselves to the magic of the island and its inhabitants. The world of this imaginary island will be created on stage through ...

Win Tix: San Francisco Sweet & Savory Tasting Party | SF
Sunday, July 31 – 7:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Noe's Nest Bed and Breakfast
Do you love watching food competitions on TV, but hate that you can’t be a part of them? What’s the big deal Iron Chef!? I wanna try some of that goodness out! Well stop shouting at your TV and get ready to stuff your face ...

Monday, August 1

First Day to RSVP: Smithsonian’s 12th Annual Free Museum Day | 2016
Monday, August 1 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*Museum ticket required from http://www.smithsonianmag.com/museumday/
| San Francisco Bay Area
First Day to RSVP: Smithsonian's 12th Annual Free Museum Day | 2016

Participating museums and cultural institutions nationwide will open their doors free of charge to all visitors during Smithsonian Magazine’s 12th annual Museum Day. Register for a free Museum Day tickets starting on August 1, 2016. 2016 Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Saturday, September 24, 2016 Participating Bay ...

Korean War Memorial Opening Ceremony | The Presidio
Monday, August 1 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | San Francisco National Cemetery
Korean War Memorial Opening Ceremony | The Presidio
The memorial is located just outside the San Francisco National Cemetery at the corner of Lincoln Boulevard and Sheridan Avenue. Honor the service of Korean War veterans at the opening ceremony of this new memorial in the Presidio. The memorial is the result of a partnership between ...
Free Staged Reading Night “Scenes From 68 Years” | SF
Monday, August 1 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| Brava Theater
Free Staged Reading Night
Come and witness this free staged reading which is a part of New Threads 2016 Staged Reading Series. This year’s series introduces four vital new voices to the Bay Area. Laugh, cry, and think alongside these beautiful stories from and about the Middle East. Free, but an RSVP ...

Tuesday, August 2

Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, August 2 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| Legion of Honor
Legion of Honor Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

The Legion of Honor displays a collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an exquisite Beaux-Arts building in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge. Normally admission is $10 for adults, but on the first Tuesday of each month admission is free (special ...

de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays
Tuesday, August 2 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Free admission to general galleries; special exhibition fees still apply
| de Young Museum
de Young Museum Free Admission Day | First Tuesdays

Founded in 1895 in Golden Gate Park, the de Young Museum is a landmark art museum to showcase the museum’s priceless collections of American art from the 17th through the 20th centuries, and art of the native Americas, Africa, and the Pacific. Free Admission Day: ...

Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day
Tuesday, August 2 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Conservatory of Flowers
Conservatory of Flowers: Free Admission Day

Whether you’re a native San Franciscan, a visitor from the other side of the world, or a budding botanist, the Conservatory of Flowers offers an intimate, up-close experience with over 1,700 species of rare, exotic and endangered plants from more than 50 different countries. Opened ...